As of 7:00 PM, Typhoon Ruby has been tracked at 50 km NorthWest of Masbate City. It is moving WNW at 10 kph. The expected landfall to Sibuyan Island has been moved to between 2-4 am tomorrow. Bagyong Ruby still has maximum sustained winds of 140 kph with gustiness reaching 170 kph. Only six areas are now under Signal No.3. Samar’s storm signal has been downgraded to Signal No. 2.
Here are the Public Storm Warning Signals based on the December 7 5:00 PM weather bulletin of PAGASA:
|Public Storm Warning Signal|
(Winds of 100 – 185 kph is expected in at least 18 hrs)
|Residents in low-lying and mountainous areas are alerted against flashfloods and landslides. Likewise, those living along the coast are warned on the occurrence of big waves associated with Storm Surge which may reach up to 3 meters.|
(Winds of 61-100 kph is expected in at least 24 hrs)
Northern Cebu including Cebu City
|Residents in low-lying and mountainous areas are alerted against possible flashfloods and landslides. Likewise, those living along the coast are warned on the occurrence of big waves associated with Storm Surge which may reach up to 2 meters.|
(winds of 30 – 60 kph is expected in at least
Rest of Cebu.
|These areas will have occasional rains with occasional gusty winds.|